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Quest / Go / Gear VR Build 10.0 Release Notes

ShowbizDonkeyShowbizDonkey Posts: 148 Oculus Staff
Casting
We’ve made the following updates and enhancements to casting features:
  • Quest now supports all generations of Chromecast as well as some Chromecast built-in devices (NVIDIA SHIELD TV, Google Home Hub, and some smart TVs).
  • You can now start a casting session in-VR, as an alternative to using the Oculus Mobile app. To do so, select Sharing > Cast and choose the device you want to cast to.
  • Chromecast latency, connection stability and picture quality have all been improved.
  • Feedback when a casting connection is established or broken has been improved.
Notification Preferences
  • We’ve made some improvements to notification preferences from in-VR to clarify that the preference set in the headset are different from those set in the mobile application.
    • To access your notification settings in-VR, select Settings > Notifications and adjust the toggles to reflect your settings preferences for each notification type.
Settings
  • We’ve made improvements to the in-VR settings that allow you to better personalize your VR experience.
    • To access your settings in-VR, select Settings and adjust the toggles to reflect your preferences.
New Experiments
This section includes new features we’re testing for future releases. You can opt-in to experimental features by selecting Settings > Experiments in-VR. Please note, the experiments section includes features that are still being developed, so you may encounter anything from minor-issues to app-crashes.
  • On Quest, you can now see when your friends beat your high score in games like Beat Saber. You’ll be able to see these updates in the Oculus mobile app, as well as in-VR.
  • On Quest, you can now see a curated set of trending and popular videos of people playing games on Quest.
  • On Quest, you can now see a list of the “The Best 5” of a certain type of content, such as the “The Best 5 Sports Games, The Best 5 Games to Break A Sweat, The Best 5 Apps for the Weekend, etc.
Miscellaneous
  • We’ve made system updates that improve performance when running some applications.
  • We’ve created new icons and optimized our iconography for consistency, improved performance and enhanced readability.
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  • HeliwunHeliwun Posts: 1
    NerveGear
    It would be great to have a player chat so when trying to form party instead of waiting for that call to connect you can pm them also...
  • kevinwarhaftkevinwarhaft Posts: 42
    Brain Burst
    edited October 16
    no 10.0 for me yet should i use the manual update 
  • nalex66nalex66 Posts: 4,918 Volunteer Moderator
    no 10.0 for me yet should i use the manual update 
    You can try the manual update, but I'm just getting "no update available." It's still a slow rollout, rather than being available to everyone at once.
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  • kevinwarhaftkevinwarhaft Posts: 42
    Brain Burst
    nalex66 said:
    no 10.0 for me yet should i use the manual update 
    You can try the manual update, but I'm just getting "no update available." It's still a slow rollout, rather than being available to everyone at once.
    just got it
  • n9ytyn9yty Posts: 4
    NerveGear
    Yeah, funny, they suckered us right in with the "you can manually update" thing, it only means that if you would have already gotten the staged rollout, not that you could actually, you know, update it whenever you knew an update was rolling out. LoL  Patience is a virtue, guess it's time to exercise miine. LOL
  • h.r.gargih.r.gargi Posts: 110
    Art3mis
    edited October 16
    Manual update seems not to work. Or does it mean that the roll out is still in waves and you are able to install it when you want to? 
  • JonJonJaponJonJonJapon Posts: 1
    NerveGear
    Manually updated, and Unknown Sources is gone even with Developer Mode enabled. No other options seem to exist for bringing it back, and they aren't showing under the Library anywhere else. Others in the Quest subreddit appear to be having the same problem.
    Please bring this back.
  • cercatacercata Posts: 31
    Brain Burst
    Shit, I don't wanna lose my Half Life VR :(
  • madturtle84madturtle84 Posts: 2
    NerveGear
    I tried to re-enable Dev Mode from mobile app, but Unknown Sources still not showing up in the library. Then when I restart my Quest, the Dev Mode option on the mobile app was turned off automatically. 

    Please fix it.
  • JerviJervi Posts: 7
    NerveGear
    Hi,
    I had already asked you when I purchased the Quest.
    Can you please give us the option to set/change time from the Quest or from the app?
    At the moment the time is set only once from the phone in the first setup, but if the time is wrong it remains so forever on the Quest!
    It makes no sense to have to do a factory reset to change it!
  • motorsepmotorsep Posts: 1,435 Oculus Start Member
    So, not worth updating yet due to these issues with Developer Mode ?
  • hollmrlhollmrl Posts: 2
    NerveGear
    The above suggestion from shiena works, but also be aware you will need to repeat that process every time you restart the Quest or power it down. 

    Development mode is currently not persistent across restarts or power downs.  Hopefully this bug will be fixed in an update.
  • motorsepmotorsep Posts: 1,435 Oculus Start Member
    It won't be fixed if no one reports it to Oculus
  • ArnookieArnookie Posts: 7
    NerveGear
    I see screen tearing and artifacts around the edges of the screen when playing fast paced games. Wasn't like this before the update. 

  • ArnookieArnookie Posts: 7
    NerveGear
    I rebooted several times and it's working fine now. I'm happy with the update and Dev mode stays on after reboot. 
  • razalomrazalom Posts: 136
    Hiro Protagonist
    Well its the 19th now and it still isnt available for me. That is one slow rollout!
  • PhenixS1970PhenixS1970 Posts: 29
    Brain Burst
    Same thing for me...nothing yet (Belgium).
  • shienashiena Posts: 6
    NerveGear
    My Quest has been updated to the following version to fix the developer mode bug.

    System version: 3965200061700000
    Version: 10.0.0.143.427.178455608
    Runtime version: 10.0.0.143.427.17845526
    OS Version: user-396520.6170.0

  • LomosLomos Posts: 1
    NerveGear
    Still isnt available for me (Spain).
  • UnluckyGamrUnluckyGamr Posts: 1
    NerveGear
    Nope. Still haven't gotten the update, tried manual update and everything. (USA)
  • ezop73ezop73 Posts: 63
    Hiro Protagonist
    If you haven't received the update yet it might be (rumour) because version 10 is broken and oculus are actively trying to fix it and forcing a rollback to version 9, if the rumour is true then i'm glad I've not got the update yet.
  • jabjab Posts: 205
    Nexus 6
    edited October 19
    Oculus releasing broken software? What shock.. or not.
  • NacsterNacster Posts: 5
    NerveGear
    So has any one who has the update reverted back to 9 automatically or?

  • A10PilotA10Pilot Posts: 7
    NerveGear
    I hope Carmack puts a stop to this nonsense. 
  • motorsepmotorsep Posts: 1,435 Oculus Start Member
    I am still on 9 (USA) and I have not gotten 10 yet.
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